Tom Corke

Trainee Solicitor - Restructuring and Insolvency

What's your role?

I support the Restructuring and Insolvency team with their admin tasks, a typical day will include conducting legal research, creating first drafts of documents and acting as a first point of contact for clients.

Your experience

Prior to working at Coffin Mew, I worked as an advocate in the County Courts specialising in housing matters.

In my final year of university I volunteered as an assistant in a Legal Advice Clinic which was open to members of the public. Whilst there I dealt with a wide scope of issues, ranging from employment matters to international divorce.

Which five words best describe you?

  • Dynamic
  • Industrious
  • Approachable
  • Agile
  • Friendly

Three things we didn’t know about you?

  1. I really, really like films.
  2. I love a bit of armchair philosophy.
  3. I once watched a launch of a Space Shuttle live at John F. Kennedy Space Centre.